Daniel Andersen

Part-Time Instructor, Music


Department

Music

Contact Information

Courses Taught

MUAP Private Electric Guitar Instruction

Education
  • University of Southern California, D.M.A., Studio/Jazz Guitar
  • University of New Orleans, M.M., Jazz Studies
  • Humboldt State University, B.A., Music Education
Teaching Experience
  • Adjunct Professor of Music, Temple College (2018-current)
  • Academie Musique of Central Texas, Temple, TX, Guitar Instructor (2018-2020)
  • Culver City Music Center, Guitar, Bass, and Guitar Class Instructor (2011-2013)
  • California Music Academy, Guitar Instructor (2008)
  • Zeagler’s Music,New Orleans, LA, Guitar Instructor (2001-2005)
  • Humboldt State University Music Academy, Guitar Instructor & Jazz Ensemble Assistant Director (1997-1999)
  • Private Guitar Instructor (1994-current)
Professional Experience
  • Freelance Guitarist & Electric Bassist: Northern California; New Orleans, LA; Los Angeles, CA and Austin, TX (1994-present)
  • Temple Jazz Festival, Rhythm Section Clinician (2019)
  • Lyndon Baines Johnson Early College High School, Jazz Guitar Clinician (2019)
  • Carnival Cruise Lines, Guitarist, Bassist, and Music Director (2005-2007)   
  • Carnival Cruise Lines, Show Band Guitarist (1999-2000)
  • Humboldt State University Faculty Jazz Ensemble (1998)
  • Freelance Guitarist & Electric Bassist: New Orleans, LA; Los Angeles, CA and Austin, TX (1994-present)

Recordings

  • The Heights Life, 2022 Composers Collective. You Knew! Records (2016)
  • The Spark, with Alan Pasqua. You Knew! Records (2010)
  • In New Orleans, with Marco Katz. EP. You Knew! Records (2012)
  • Introducing…,with Julia LaShae (2003) Voted #3 Album of the Year in New Orleans by the Times-Picayune
Professional Publications
  • Andersen, Daniel (2010). “Jazz Guitar Improvisation: Beginning with Guide-Tones.” Lista Europea Electrónica de Música en la Educación, 26, 49-61.
Professional Performances
  • 2019 Concert at Kultuuriklubi BAAS, Rapla Estonia
  • Temple College Jazz Festival (2018)
  • Brownsville Latin Jazz Festival (2018)
  • Brownsville Latin Jazz Festival (2017)
  • Freelance Guitarist & Electric Bassist: Northern California; New Orleans, LA; Los Angeles, CA and Austin, TX (1994-present)